Congratulations to All the Winners! 

Winner of the Big Bundle of Books and the Bookish Goodies to decorate the new ladder bookshelf was annouced at the LA BookFest. He received the ultimate bookish giveaway featuring over 20 books from many of the fabulous authors participating in the event.

The 10 Winners of the Bonus Prizes, the exclusive giveaways were also announced during the LA BookFest. Prizes included: 

  • Greater Los Angeles Writers Society one-year membership
  • 3 copies of The Brittle Riders by Bill McCormick
  • 3 copies of 14 Days a Memoir by Lisa Goich
  • 3 cases of Rise Cold Brew delivered to your door
All winners were announced at the end of LA BookFest, Saturday, May 9th and contacted after the event had concluded. Visit the LA BookFest website to check out all the featured books, reading room and virtual booths of all our phenomenal participants. 

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LA BookFest Giveaway

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LA BookFest Bookshelf Prizes

Bonus Prize 1

Greater Los Angeles Writers Society logo

Greater Los Angeles Writers Society one-year membership

  • Don’t have to live in LA to be a member
  • 1 prize

Bonus Prize 2

14 Days: A Mother, A Daughter, a Two-Week Goodbye

A copy of 14 Days a Memoir by Lisa Goich

  • Includes color-able gift bag
  • 3 prizes

Bonus Prize 3

The Brittle Riders

A copy of The Brittle Riders by Bill McCormick

  • 3 prizes

Bonus Prize 4

Rise cold brew

A case of Rise Cold Brew delivered to your door

  • US residents only—must provide mailing address
  • 3 prizes

Contest is void where prohibited. Some exclusions and substitutions map apply. By entering this contest, you are optioning to join participating authors, participating organizations and company’s email subscriber list and may receive offers for more giveaways, newsletters, and promotions from the participants. For complete rules, visit the Books That Make You website.

Schedule (Pacific Time)

10:00a Welcome Message from LA BookFest Founder Desireé Duffy
10:15a Opening Keynote by Best-Selling Billions at Play author NJ Ayuk
11:00a A Conversation with Mitch Albom
Noon The Future of Fiction: What Are People Writing Today for Tomorrow’s Readers?
1:00p Intermission
1:30p Integrity in Journalism in the Age of Covid-19, Fake News and Partisan Politics
2:30p The Allure of the Memoir: Telling the Human Story
3:30p The World Is Getting Closer: How Digital Media Is Changing Society
4:30p A Conversation with Sarah Kendzior
5:30p Power Pitching Your Manuscript or Screenplay: How to Make Them Love Your Story
6:30p Be Genius – Bossology 101: 5 Power Moves to a Big Idea with Raye Mitchell Esq.
7:30p After Party Celebration
8:45p Danny Trejo Reads Goodnight Moon
1:00p Russell Nohelty
1:15p Jenna Busch
1:30p Maria Alexander
1:45p Edgar Scott
2:00p Scott Brody
2:15p Debra Eckerling
2:30p Sara Winokur
2:45p Bill McCormick
3:00p Sheryl Benko
3:15p BREAK — 15 minute intermission
3:30p Sue William Silverman
3:45p Bilal Alaji
4:00p Gerald Everett Jones
4:15p Diana Lee Brown
4:30p Brandyn Cross
4:45p Ryan Southwick
5:00p Ora Nadrich
5:15p Steven Joseph
5:30p David Ruggerio
5:45p Joanna Dodd Massey, Ph.D.
6:00p Raye Mitchell, Esq.
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